Since 1905, the Hi-Lift Jack Company has been leading the way in the farm and off-road industry with its versatile, multi-use jack. The Hi-Lift® Jack is now taking on a whole new look with modifications enhancing its abilities that are well suited for the Fire & Rescue and USAR industries. This new FIRST RESPONDER JACK by Hi-Lift® has a multitude of uses in such areas as; Extrication, Heavy Rescue, Forcible Entry, RIT/RIC procedures as well as Stabilization and Shoring.
Firefighter-designed, the First Responder Jack will soon be available in 36”, 48” or 60” sizes – with its all steel, cast iron, and hi-strength aluminum construction. It offers up to 4660 lbs of leveraging, lifting and winching options. Its aggressive 36 sq inch base provides a safe and effective platform, while offering a wide array of rescue options that encompass; 4x4’s, chain & straps, and 360 degree pinnable rotation. The Jack is comprised of powder-coated bright yellow main components with fire red actuating pieces, and has photo-luminescent features for use in IDLH and low light atmospheres. The First Responder Jack is perfectly suited for all elements – extreme heat or cold conditions, as well as under water.
No other rescue tool is as easy to use, dependable, visible, and versatile – giving it unlimited potential at a fraction of the cost of other expensive rescue tools. The First Responder Jack offers the same spreading and ramming options used in extrication as the expensive hydraulic tools at a fraction of the cost. It requires no fuel or power, which makes it ideal for remote access with limited resources, and USAR applications in all types of disasters.
There is no other tool in the fire service that offers more versatility; the safety factor for rescuers has been greatly increased with the First Responder Jack by Hi-Lift®.